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Villiers v Villiers [2022] EWCA Civ 772

Date:6 JUL 2022
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(Court of Appeal, Civil Division, Moylan, Coulson and Arnold LJJ, 10 June 2022)

Financial remedies – Interim order – Discretion to continue maintenance after divorce – Appeal – Matrimonial Causes Act 1973, s 27

The Court of Appeal, Civil Division, allowing the wife's appeal, held that the judge had erred in his approach to the wife's application to a financial provision order under s 27 of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973.


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Neutral Citation Number: [2022] EWCA Civ 772

Case No: CA-2021-000559

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL (CIVIL DIVISION)
ON APPEAL FROM THE HIGH COURT OF  JUSTICE
FAMILY DIVISION
MR JUSTICE MOSTYN
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Royal Courts of Justice
Strand, London, WC2A 2LL

Date: 10 June 2022

Before :

LORD JUSTICE MOYLAN
LORD JUSTICE COULSON
and

LORD JUSTICE ARNOLD

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Between :

EMMA MARY JANE VILLIERS
Appellant

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CHARLES ALASTAIR HYDE VILLIERS
Respondent

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Phillip Cayford QC and Simon Calhaem (instructed by Pennington Manches Cooper LLP) for the Appellant 
Michael Horton QC and Alexander Laing (instructed by Dawson Cornwell) for the Respondent 

Hearing dates : 26 & 27 January 2022

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Approved Judgment


This judgment was handed down by the Judge remotely by circulation to the parties' representatives by email and release to The National Archives. The date and time for hand-down is deemed to be 10:30 on 10th June 2022.

Judgment: Villiers v Villiers [2022] EWCA Civ 772

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